Lawson Commercial have successfully sold another jewellers business, this time P W Major Ltd who are at 61 High Street, Heathfield. This is a long established business believed to have been in the Town for over 40 years and was being sold due to the retirement and ill health of the original proprietors.
The building is an interesting one having retail accommodation at the front with workshop, office and kitchen on the 1st floor together with 3 further rooms on the 2nd floor. There is also some useful space in the basement which is at ground level at the rear of the building. Overall the building is over1,100 sq ft. The business holds a long lease expiring in 2018 at a rent of £8,000 pa and a small premium was paid. The business has been acquired by Pearls of Alfriston who will be re-opening the premises after an extensive refurbishment.
Lawson Commercial partner Chris Lawson said: ‘Another successful sale of a jewellers, one of several which we have now concluded. It is always good to see a business retained in the High Street and carrying on into the future. We wish Pearls of Alfriston every success in their new premises.’